Mayor Sylvester Turner directs citywide bottled water distribution through council member district offices

Mayor Turner provides an update on the City’s water system and water distribution efforts. 

As many Houstonians continue to be without water or lack power to boil drinking water, Mayor Sylvester Turner has directed bottled water to be distributed citywide, at no cost, through City council member district offices. Please contact your district council member’s office for the most updated information on bottled water distribution sites. Find your council member here.

As water pressure improves across Houston, a boil water advisory continues to remain in effect and many Houstonians continue to be without water or have power to boil drinking water. Please visit for more safety tips and information.

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